World Series Odds & Picks

With baseball in full swing, we are gearing up for the All Star game to take in all of Major League Baseball's brightest talent. But it's not too soon to start thinking about and for that matter making your picks when it comes to The World Series. And to help you get a jump on the likely candidates, 5 Dimes Casino has come up with a short list on some potential favorites to help you get going.

The 5 Dimes World Series Short List

It should come as no surprise that the Yankees are on top of the list, coming in with a strong +410 in the odds for the American League East leading Yankees. Coming in second are the defending world champions, the Houston Astros who are poised to head back to the fall classic behind the ace pitcher, Justin Verlander. The Houston Astros of The National League boast a +485 in the betting odds. The Boston Red Sox who are vying for supremacy in the American League East standing with the Yankees, comes in third with a +675 in the betting odds.

The other teams that makes the short list for 5 Dimes World Series Slots, are the Washington Nationals led by Bryce Harper, the Chicago Cubs who lifted their 100 years curse of not winning the World Series a few years ago, the Seattle Mariners, the Milwaukee Brewers, The Cleveland Indians, The Los Angeles Dodgers and finishing up the list is The Arizona Diamondbacks.

Going the extra mile, 5 Dimes even comes with a segment about helping to make the smart bet which for them are the Washington Nationals despite their early season slump. They are predicting a serious for them come late summer that might run them all the way to October.

Conversely, the team with the longest odds of making the World Series according to 5 Dimes Casino, are the Los Angeles Dodgers especially with their ace pitcher, Clayton Kershaw finally returning to the starting lineup.

When you are ready to make your bet, 5 Dimes Casino is waiting for you. In addition to Major League Baseball, you can place bets as well with football, basketball, motor racing, tennis and so much more. You can place your bets with baseball going on right now before the game, or during the game with up to the minute odds calculated for you.